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Spurs’ Gareth Bale teaches Liverpool’s dumb foreigner Luis Suarez the Great British dive

by | 9th, March 2013

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WHEN Tottenham Hotspur’s star Gareth Bale earned a yellow card for a dive against Inter Milan, he protested his innocence. He is no Luis Suarez. The Liverpool striker admitted that he had dived to win a penalty at Stoke.

The dye was cast. Luis Suarez is a cheat. He’s such a massive cheat that the Sun called him Armstrong MKII” . Not in reference to gravity-defying Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon, rather Lance Armstrong, that cheat of cheats.

Both Bale and Saurez cheat when they dive. But only one of them is vilified in the British press. Is it the swarthy Uruguayan? Or is it the Welsh lad? Take a guess.

The likeable Welsh lad’s yellow cards against Inter was his sixth yellow card for diving in the past 15 months. This season he has four, so far.

Suarez has three in total. He has one this season. (Although he wasn’t booked for the dive against Stoke.)

In season 2011/12, Suarez earned one yellow

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